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ACA Launches Education Tools

Thursday, March 27, 2014

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The American Coatings Association has announced a new education section on its website, dedicated to professional development opportunities and information.

The Education section includes conferences, webinars, industry periodicals and technical publications.

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Specifically, this section includes: 

American Coatings Association education
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ACA's website features a new Education section, including conferences, webinars, industry periodicals and technical publications.

  • Advancements in Coatings Series (ACSeries), in-depth conferences focusing on the latest technological innovations in the coatings field and allied industries;
  • CoatingsTech Conferences, biennial educational events exploring methodologies and applications shaping the industry;
  • Virtual Learning Conferences, e-learning educational training opportunities available for purchase;
  • CoatingsTech magazine, a peer-reviewed trade journal published 11 times annually;
  • Journal of Coatings Technology & Research, featuring research papers and technicals reviews and published six times annually; and
  • ACA's Technical Publications store.

Prices vary depending on the product and ACA membership status.

Coatings Technology Institute

The site also features ACA's Coatings Technology Institute, an online education program administered by the British Coatings Federation. The training curriculum offers multi-module levels of education "on all subjects germane to coatings," the association says.

CTI's International Certificate in Coatings Technology can be earned by completing six modules, with at least four from a chosen level of study. Courses are downloaded from CTI's study portal; and students work through online assessments, written assignments and a final exam.

ACA is a non-profit association representing paint and coatings manufacturers, raw materials suppliers, distributors and technical professionals.

For more information, visit www.paint.org.

   

Tagged categories: British Coatings Federation; Coatings education; Conferences; Webinars; White papers

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